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Byrd, Janet » 8th Grade Math

8th Grade Math

Welcome to Ms. Byrd's 8th grade math and science 2018 - 2019.  I look forward to getting to know your child, as well as having a productive school year.  Feel free to email me with any questions at jbyrd@burke.k12.ga.us or call the school 706-554-3532 between 10:22 and 11:32 during my planning time or after 3:15..  
Schedule for 8th grade students.  
7:35 - 8:00 Homeroom  
8:03 - 9:10 1st academic class
9:12 - 10:19 2nd academic class
10:22 - 11:32 Connection classes
11:35 - 1:12  3rd academic class with lunch around 12:50
1:15 - 2:22  4th academic period
2:25 - 3:00  Extended Learning Time
Classroom supplies for math and science:
 notebook paper
 #2 pencils
2  marbled composition notebook
1"  3 ring binder
 graph paper
Homework 10% 
Formative assessments 45% (daily work, quizzes, worksheets, notebooks)
Summative assessments 35% (tests)
9 week exam  10%
I am here to help you succeed.  If you are having trouble with math or science and need help please see me.  I am here most days until 4pm. You will need transportation home unless you are in the 21 Century program that provides bus transportation Monday through Thursday.
 An overview of each MATH unit can be found here.   
An overview of the Science Standards can be found here.